Kathy joined Hertz Appraisal Services in August 2012 as an administrative assistant working out of the Nevada, IA, office. From there Kathy has worked her way through various courses, work experiences, and examinations to receive her Certified General Real Property Appraiser and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson designations.
Prior to coming to Hertz, Kathy spent 15 years as a software engineer. Now Kathy is pursuing her Accredited Rural Appraiser designation with the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, as well as her ALC with the REALTORS® Land Institute (RLI).
Active in several organizations, Kathy is president of her P.E.O. chapter and Vice President of the Nevada Chamber Board; has served at conference, district, and local levels of United Methodist Women; is co-chair of the local Church Mission Committee, and served on several other church committees. Kathy is also a Stephens Minister and a graduate of the Iowa Conference School for Lay Ministry.
Kathy was raised on a small farm near Anita, Iowa with three sisters and two brothers. She and her husband Mark live in Nevada, Iowa, where they enjoy camping and spending time with their children and grandchildren.
B.S. Management Information Systems, Iowa State University
State Certified General Real Property Appraiser